According to 9to5Mac, Smith will continue to report to Apple CEO Tim Cook:
The executive shuffle will see the creation of a new VP role for Apple’s Inclusion and Diversity team with Smith reporting directly to CEO Tim Cook. Sources say Smith has long had a passion for diversity initiatives at the company and the newly created position reflects an increased focus on the company’s efforts.
Apple SVP and CFO Luca Maestri will reportedly temporarily fill in for Smith at the now-vacant VP role for human resources.
Previously, Apple’s Inclusion and Diversity fell under the Human Resources umbrella and was led by a director, reporting to Smith in…